News

29 February 2024
A ratification vote on the NR Group tentative agreement was held from February 2 to 16, 2024. We are pleased to share that the majority of NR Group members have voted to accept the tentative agreement reached with the Treasury Board. For your information:
29 January 2024
This is your voter’s kit for the election of the NR Group Executive. Voting will be done by electronic means only. You will find enclosed in the email your personal ballot key. No paper mail-in ballots will be provided.
12 January 2024
Hello Everyone, The NR Election Committee received nominations for the 11 candidates who qualified and are listed below:   Region   Candidates
5 January 2024
The NR Group ratification package and tentative agreement next steps.
18 December 2023
We are very pleased to announce that your NR Bargaining Team reached a tentative agreement with the Treasury Board. After intense negotiations, some of the major wins for NR Group members include:
10 November 2023
On behalf of your NR Bargaining Team, here is the latest NR Group Bargaining news since our last update.
7 November 2023
Submit your application for an available Executive position by December 5, 2023, 4:30 PM ET.
24 August 2023
Hi All, On behalf of your NR bargaining team, here is our latest NR Group bargaining news:
14 July 2023
We had a very successful Executive Meeting and Sub-group Presidents meeting on April 28-29, 2023.  Group Executive 2023
11 July 2023
In accordance with its By-Law 9, the NR Group will hold its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Saturday, October 21, 2023, at the Delta Ottawa City Centre, 101 Lyon St., Ottawa, ON.  
2 June 2023
Here is our latest NR Bargaining news:
17 May 2023
Applications are due by 5:00pm EST on June 8, 2023.
28 March 2023
The Engineering, Architecture and Land Survey (NR) election committee has verified the results for the 2022 elections. 531 ballots were cast in the election. The following candidates have been elected to the NR executive, and will take office immediately:
6 February 2023
We have now started in-person bargaining with the Treasury Board team, our first session was from January 24 to 25, 2023.
24 January 2023
Here is your kit for the election of the NR Group Executive. Voting will be conducted electronically only. You will find attached your personal voting key. This year, we will elect eight regional representatives to the Executive.
5 December 2022
PIPSC NR Group Governance Update
29 September 2022
Submit your application for an available Executive position by October 31, 2022, at 12:00 PM (noon) ET.
12 August 2022
Groups hold Annual General Meetings (AGMs) in order to allow member delegates to have a say in the Group business and set priorities for their Executives.
9 August 2022
The PIPSC eNgineering, aRchitecture and Land Survey (NR) Group will be holding its 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) on October 29, 2022, at the Hilton Lac-Leamy Hotel located in Gatineau, Quebec.
20 April 2022
The NR Group election committee has verified the results for the 2022 elections. The following candidates have been elected to the NR executive, and will take office immediately:  
28 January 2022
Throughout the difficult challenges during this pandemic, your NR Executive has been keeping our Group on track. Now that normality may be in sight this year, it’s time to review our accomplishments, where we are, and where we are going.
23 December 2021
This is your voter’s kit for the election of the NR Group Executive. Voting will take place by electronic means only. You will find enclosed your personal ballot key. This year, we will be electing 6 regional representatives to the NR group executive:
8 September 2021
PIPSC NR Group 2021 AGM By-Laws Notice  The PIPSC eNgineering, aRchitecture and Land Survey (NR) Group will be holding its 2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM) on October 23rd, 2021 at the Hilton Lac-Leamy Hotel
10 August 2021
Submit your nomination for available union leadership roles by 12:00 PM ET on September 10, 2021.
15 July 2021
All PIPSC NR members may submit a proposed Resolution for the PIPSC National AGM 2021.  The resolution should be sent to lnoel@pipsc.ca no later than 22 July 2021.  The NR Group Executive will consider any resolution received, for submission by the NR Group to
13 July 2021
NOTICE AND CALL FOR DELEGATES OF ENGINEERING, ARCHITECTURE AND LAND SURVEY (NR) GROUP 2021 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Groups hold Annual General Meetings (AGMs) in order to allow member delegates to have a say in the Group business and set priorities for their Executives.
9 December 2020
The next automatic cash-out date of excess hours will be, in most cases, on March 31, 2022, or on the date stipulated in your collective agreement for that year.
10 September 2020
Members of the NR group who wish to participate as a PIPSC AGM delegate must complete the online pre-registration form by September 18, 2020.
2 June 2020
As agreed by the members at the NR group AGM, attached are the initial proposals and demands tabled by the Treasury Board and the NR bargaining team during the last round of bargaining.
2 June 2020
Last year’s communications were prioritized for bargaining updates. With our contract in place, I would now like to share other NR Group news and actions.
9 April 2020
The voting is now complete for this election and the results are: For the NCR Region, there are four (4) representative elected from the NCR (2 year terms). John Eng Lynn Mayes Glen Schjerning
10 March 2020
NOTICE AND CALL FOR DELEGATES OF ENGINEERING, ARCHITECTURE AND LAND SURVEY (NR) GROUP 2020 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
31 January 2020
Executive Summary On May 10, 2019 the PIPSC NR group executive, NR sub-group representatives and observers held the annual NR sub-group presidents meeting.
21 January 2020
Voters Kit for the 2020 Election to the  NR Group Executive The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada                                          
13 December 2019
NR Call for Nominations 2020 In accordance with the NR Group Constitution, By-Law 8 Elections, the Group Elections Committee is sending out a Call for Nominations for the following seven (7) positions on the NR Group Executive: 4 in the NCR, 1 in Atlantic, 1 BC/Yukon and 1 in Quebec.
21 November 2019
The new pay rates for the NR group are posted on your workplace intranet (https://intranet.canada.ca/ppb-rpa/cah-pscc/nr-eng.asp)